Bioinformatics Programmer

NYU Langone Health - New York, NY (30+ days ago)4.1


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Position Summary:
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Bioinformatics Programmer.

The NYU Metabolomics Core Resource Laboratory is a new facility designed to offer cutting edge and custom metabolomics services to the Langone Medical Center campus. The core specializes in mass-spectrometry based metabolomics, offering both global untargeted and targeted methods for metabolite identification and quantification. The Bioinformatician will work on the continuing development of advanced software tools to analyze global LCMS data which makes complex metabolomic information useful to investigators. The Bioinformatician will also aid in the analysis of specific projects and datasets, working closely with other staff and clients of the NYU Metabolomics Core Resource Laboratory. All staff in the core will continue to develop their scientific knowledge through active participation in meetings, conferences, and relevant training. The Bioinformatician will report to the Director of the NYU Metabolomics Core Resource Laboratory. The successful candidate will have expertise in Perl, with prior experience in the development of high-performance software for omics.

Job Responsibilities:
The Bioinformatician will also aid in the analysis of specific projects and datasets, working closely with other staff and clients of the NYU Metabolomics Core Resource Laboratory.
Communication and Relationship to Other Staff
Maintain confidentiality of all research information
Communicate professionally and precisely with staff and clients
Maintain a professional working relationship with all staff and clients
Communicate ideas, problems, and suggestions in a timely and effective manner
Scientific and Operational
Demonstrate knowledge of the organizations core values
Ongoing development of metabolomics analysis software
Analysis of biological datasets and client interaction

Minimum Qualifications:
To qualify you must have a M.S. or Ph.D. in a Life Sciences field, specializing in bioinformatics
Expertise with Python and R

Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with Mass Spectrometry or MS data analysis
Experience with cloud computing (i.e., AWS)
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

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